From the Museum

Museum Film to Examine 9/11’s Global Impact

British Prime Minister Tony Blair gives an interview in "Facing Crisis: A Changed World." British Prime Minister Tony Blair gives an interview in "Facing Crisis: A Changed World."

The 9/11 Memorial Museum will screen the film “Facing Crisis: A Changed World” daily at the bottom of the hour starting on Monday, April 6.  Read more »

9/11 Museum Receives Award of Merit

(Photo: Jin Lee) (Photo: Jin Lee)

The 9/11 Memorial Museum received a 2014 Award of Merit from the Museum Association of New York earlier this month.  Read more »

K9 for Kids: Tails at Ground Zero

Frank Shane and Chance view Nikie's display in the Museum's Historical Exhibition. (Photo: Jenny Pachucki) Frank Shane and Chance view Nikie's display in the Museum's Historical Exhibition. (Photo: Jenny Pachucki)

The dogged determination of canines in the days and months after 9/11 cannot be understated. More than 13 years after 9/11, most of these canines are no longer with us, but K9 for Kids, a monthly program at the 9/11 Memorial Museum, presents visitors with an opportunity to learn about them and their service.  Read more »

NY Times, Chicago Tribune Explore Ambassador Program

Student ambassador Annalee Tai leads a tour through the 9/11 Memorial Museum's program. (Photo: Amy Dreher) Student ambassador Annalee Tai leads a tour through the 9/11 Memorial Museum's program. (Photo: Amy Dreher)

The Times, along with the Chicago Tribune recently featured the ambassador program, a semester-long after-school program offered to students in grades 10 through 12.  Read more »

Museum Receives Another AIA Architecture Award

The Honor Award for Architecture honors design excellence in completed buildings. (Photo: Amy Dreher) The Honor Award for Architecture honors design excellence in completed buildings. (Photo: Amy Dreher)

The 9/11 Memorial Museum has received another award from the American Institute of Architects, or AIA, for excellence in architecture.  Read more »

Museum Collection Includes St. Patrick's Day Tributes

FDNY Lt. Michael T. Quilty wore these suspenders every year on St. Patrick's Day. His family donated them to the Museum in his memory. (Photo: Staff) FDNY Lt. Michael T. Quilty wore these suspenders every year on St. Patrick's Day. His family donated them to the Museum in his memory. (Photo: Staff)

The tradition of the Irish serving and protecting New York City runs deep and the 9/11 Memorial Museum helps honor that tradition on St. Patrick’s Day.  Read more »

New Monthly Series to Explore Islamist Radicalism

Speakers take part in a recent public program at the 9/11 Memorial Museum. (Photo: Staff) Speakers take part in a recent public program at the 9/11 Memorial Museum. (Photo: Staff)

The 9/11 Memorial Museum presents a new monthly series of live talks examining the growth of ISIS and the spread of Islamist radicalism.  Read more »

Mellon Foundation Grant to Support Museum Programs

The grant will support the Museum's public and education programs. (Photo: Jin Lee) The grant will support the Museum's public and education programs. (Photo: Jin Lee)

A recent $750,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation will help support the 9/11 Memorial Museum’s education and public programs.  Read more »

Museum Offers Tour, Guide Options for Visitors

A guide leads a tour inside the 9/11 Memorial Museum. (Photo: Amy Dreher) A guide leads a tour inside the 9/11 Memorial Museum. (Photo: Amy Dreher)

The 9/11 Memorial Museum has different tour options you can choose from for your visit.  Read more »

Saturday Activity Stations Teach Children About 9/11

Children in the Education Center. (Photo: Amy Dreher) Children in the Education Center. (Photo: Amy Dreher)

The 9/11 Memorial Museum holds programs for children every Saturday to teach them about the events of 9/11, its aftermath and the history of the World Trade Center using interactive, hands-on activities.  Read more »